Dominican Republic: Main Facts
A Land of Contrasts
The Dominican Republic is a Caribbean island and is the second largest island in the Antilles, smaller only than Cuba in size.
Land/Sea Boundaries of the Dominican Republic
The Dominican Republic is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, and shares a land border with Haiti. It is separated from Puerto Rico by a distance of around 150km.
The main language spoken in the Dominican Republic is Spanish.
The currency of the Dominican Republic is the Peso: RD$